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The complete review's variation on the traditional bestseller lists ranks the books under review -- and now also the author pages -- according to which reviews and author pages were the most popular during the past month.
The Most Popular Reviews
Here are the reviews and author pages that attracted the most interest in August, 2015.
- Reviews -
- The Gift of a Cow, Premchand
- The Widower, Mohamed Latiff Mohamed
- The Dilemma of a Ghost, Ama Ata Aidoo
- El Filibusterismo, José Rizal
- The Three Mistakes of my Life, Chetan Bhagat
- Fragments of Lichtenberg, Pierre Senges
- Five Point Someone, Chetan Bhagat
- One night @ the call center, Chetan Bhagat
- Song of Lawino and Song of Ocol, Okot p'Bitek
- Ways of Dying, Zakes Mda
- Abhijnanasakuntalam, Kalidasa
- Ella Minnow Pea, Mark Dunn
- A Play of Giants, Wole Soyinka
- Anowa, Ama Ata Aidoo
- Amir Arsalan, Muhammad 'Ali Naqib al-Mamalik
- Author Pages -
(previous ranking in parentheses)
- Murakami Haruki (2)
- Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o (3)
- Patrick White (4)
- Amélie Nothomb (1)
- Antonio Tabucchi (6)
Another fairly slow, hot month at the complete review.
Hailed by Tyler Cowen at Marginal Revolution, The Widower was a not-so-surprisingly popular review -- though it didn't come close to displacing the top title.
Interesting also to see the not-yet-available in English Amir Arsalan -- in which there is always considerable interest -- crack the bestseller chart.
For recent bestseller lists, go to previous lists.
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